News and Articles News Launching our Charity Auction Fancy playing golf with Matthew Rose? A private box at ENO? A weekend in a Salzburg castle? A private concert from our Young Artists in your home? Just a few of the incredible experiences available for you to bid on in the National Opera Studio's 40th Anniversary Charity Auction, which is now open. For full information about all of the lots available, check out the online auction site: View the auction items here! You only have until 10.15pm on Wednesday 18 April to make your bids, so act quickly to make sure the perfect lot doesn't slip through your fingers. Proceeds go towards the National Opera Studio's 40th Anniversary Appeal.